Provision of connectivity services, enabling site-to-site or site-to-cloud interconnectivity. The maximum call-off term is five years for Direct Award, or 10 years for tendered opportunities.
a) Wide area connectivity for the provision of a managed or unmanaged point-to-point data-only connection.
b) Wide area connectivity for the provision of a managed or unmanaged point-to-internet or cloud data-only connection.
Services supporting the delivery of primary services.This includes supply, installation, migration, helpdesk services, maintenance, technical architecture, system design, project management and associated professional services.
Technology, equipment & solutions:
Includes, but is not limited to:
a) design, survey, build, management, support and maintenance for Lot 1 services
b) unmanaged dark connectivity
c) terrestrial, fibre, wireless and satellite solutions
d) data networking equipment
e) software-defined networking (SD WAN)
f) individual or multiple data connectivity circuits
g) connectivity to support voice services (e.g. PSTN and IP)
h) network related security and access control solutions including, but not limited to, provision of security equipment
i) domain name resolution services
j) support for classes and, or qualities of service (COS, QOS) and flexible bandwidth options
k) closed user groups and virtual private networks
l) ISP and Internet services and gateways, including:
i) internet access, transit and ISP peering solutions
ii) broadband routing and performance monitoring tools (including user self-test speed detection and reporting)
iii) home and teleworker service packages, including RAS
iv) email and website services as part of ISP service
v) co-location and hosting – but only as part of ISP service
vi) online storage as part of an ISP service (i.e. not SAN solutions or components).